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Honey 1 BBQ

2241 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-3142
+1 773-227-5130
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“rib tips” (4 reviews)
“baked beans” (2 reviews)
“catfish” (2 reviews)
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2241 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-3142
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

I used to order rib tips and catfish sandwiches from time to time when I attended University of Chicago 30 years ago. So, I found this place on E 43rd Street that served rib tips on Google. Well, perhaps my memories have faded, but the...More

Thank PSYeh
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place is a hit or miss depending on which day you go. They are not that welcoming on the phone when calling in an order, most times they do not even say hello and always seem distracted. The sauce is a bit peppery versus...More

Thank LaTosha R
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Some friends were in town and wanted some good BBQ, so we went to Honey 1 on east 43rd street, as they have moved from their western ave location. We ordered Brisket sandwiches and 2 half slabs of ribs. The brisket was great but I...More

Thank Bri J
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Had a taste for bar-b-que and we all know everyone cook no matter what they say, lol. Was in the area and stopped here. I ordered the tip and link combo and I must say I was very impressed. If you don't know where you...More

Thank MsVakashun
Reviewed 28 February 2016

746 E. 43rd Street. New location small store front with ATM inside. Cash and Carry out only. I ordered the Small Tip and Link Combo, with Sauce on the side. So I can see fat and taste the season of the meat. It comes with...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

This restaurant offers the best barbeque in the area. With chicken to ribs it was simply delicious and at a good price. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank Torres Consulti... F
Reviewed 22 January 2016

One of the best brisket sandwiches I have had...great hot link...and the smoked chicken was very good....they were out of baked beans, but I will get them next time I come back...great place.

Thank William M
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I was about to head out to Smoque for a rib fix, when this spot popped up on my Google map as much closer to Lincoln Park, so I tried it. I am thrilled! The dry-rub barbeque ribs and hot links are great. This is...More

Thank Fontek
Reviewed 21 December 2014

Chicago doesn't rank with Memphis or Kansas City or St. Louis or Austin as one of country's leading purveyors of ribs and barbecue. Or should it? While Chicago prides itself on steaks, pizza and hot dogs, it is becoming quite clear to food critics that...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 10 October 2014

This a carnivore's delight - the only vegetables are fries and a very small serve of coleslaw all the rest is meat meat and more meat. We split a whole slab of the ribs between 2 of us and walked away full, contented and sticky...More

Thank Robbo_from_Sydney
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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2241 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-3142
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Wicker Park / Bucktown
  • Neighbourhood: Wicker Park / Bucktown
  • Phone Number: +1 773-227-5130
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